Definition of sipe in English:

sipe

Syllabification: sipe
Pronunciation: /sīp
 
/

noun

  • A groove or channel in the tread of a tire to improve its grip.
    More example sentences
    • A greater number of sipes ensures good traction.

Origin

1950s: from dialect sipe 'oozing, trickling', of unknown origin.

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